Participatory Research in Gurugram, Haryana, India. Credit: S. Ram Aravind

Our Health, Our Voice: Preliminary Findings of Mobile-Based Participatory Survey with Adolescents in Gurugram, India

This new report shares the preliminary findings of Mobile-Based Participatory Survey with…


Discussing neighbourhoods at the SHLC capacity-stengthening workshop.

Effective Project Support for International Research Collaboration: Key Considerations

This new working paper shares lessons learnt during the development and implementation of…


Affluent or upmarket suburb and coastal living. Cape Town, South Africa. Credit: Shutterstock, Roxane 134

Social Inequality and Spatial Segregation in Cape Town

Read book chapter Download book chapter Reference Turok I., Visagie J., Scheba A. (2021) Social…


Cities of dragons and elephants – Urbanization and urban development in China and India

Read book review Download book review Reference Ahmad, S.  (2021) Cities of dragons and…


Does building development in Dhaka comply with land use zoning? An analysis using nighttime light and digital building heights

Read journal article Download journal article Reference Rahman, M. M., Avtar, R., Ahmad, S.,…


Woman works in a small shop, Ghana. Credit: Arne Hoel/The World Bank

Urban–rural linkages: effective solutions for achieving sustainable development in Ghana from an SDG interlinkage perspective

Read journal article Download journal article Reference Baffoe, G., Zhou, X., Moinuddin, M. et…


Ambulance. China. Credit: Flickr, egorgrebnev.

Spatiotemporal access to emergency medical services in Wuhan, China: accounting for scene and transport time intervals

Read journal article Download journal article Reference Luo, W., Yao, J., Mitchell, R. et al.…


Aerial view of informal settlements of the Cape Flats, Cape Town, South Africa. Shutterstock - Andrea Willmore

Neighbourhood Inequality and Division Undermining Drive for Sustainable Cities

This blog was written by Ya Ping Wang and Keith Kintrea [i]. World Cities Day 2020 aims to…


Dar es Salaam’s new bus transit system. Credit: World Bank

Dar es Salaam: the unplanned urban sprawl threatening neighbourhood sustainability

This study analyses the internal structure of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, to support better…